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Billion dollar beauty business

Tuesday 28 February 2017

Beauty students at Bedford College’s High Street training salon Brooks are being introduced to new career paths in the multi-billion pound business.
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Jobs trending with Jagged Edge

Wednesday 22 June 2016

Jagged Edge is trending on social media across the UK with on-line films, official DJ and playlist leading to a queue of would-be trainee barbers.
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Highlighting success

Thursday 7 April 2016

From apprentice to salon owner is the dream route for many young people entering Hair and Beauty studies.
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The only way is UP-cycling

Tuesday 8 March 2016

More than 200 students will be contributing to the biggest Hair and Beauty Show in Bedford on Thursday 12 May.
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Bedford College linked to Sainsbury’s success story

Tuesday 17 November 2015

Bedford College has helped a former student train his staff in readiness for the launch of a new business deal linked to Sainsbury’s.
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Cleo's doing something she loves – thanks to Bedford College

Thursday 8 October 2015

Cleo Young is a young woman ‘facing up’ to life in business after completing courses at the Bedford College's High Street BROOKS Hair & Beauty Spa.
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100% success rate AND careers

Monday 20 July 2015

Graduates of the new Jagged Edge and Bedford College Academy passed with flying colours and 100% success rate. They are now at work at Jagged Edge outlets.
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Make-up student in national final

Wednesday 17 June 2015

Veronika Holomanova of Queens Park is a winner when it comes to making people beautiful.
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Vintage Hair and Beauty STYLE show

Friday 22 May 2015

Talent erupted on to the catwalk at the Bedford College Hair and Beauty Show before an audience of more than 500.
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Zak’s grads now ready for career with an ‘Edge’

Monday 18 May 2015

The first graduates of the Bedford College and Jagged Edge academy are now ready for clients – after a fast-track course.
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Hair & Beauty show: Vintage v Modern

Wednesday 22 April 2015

BedfordBID is sponsoring Bedford College's exciting hair and beauty show where the theme this year is: Vintage v Modern.
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A career with an ‘Edge’

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Only a few places are left on the pioneering: Bedford College and Jagged Edge barbering course.
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Barbering academy auditions

Wednesday 5 November 2014

Bedford College and entrepreneur Zak Resinato are teaming up to make the most of the growing fashion of modern barbering.
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Employer work experience

Friday 17 October 2014

Trainees from BROOKS, the Bedford College High Street salon and spa, have been given a chance to gain some additional real life work experience with the award-winning team from the beauty business 5th Avenue.
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New Head of Hair and Beauty

Thursday 9 October 2014

Preparing people for careers in the multi-billion pound hair and beauty business is the mission of new Bedford College Assistant Director Kerry Attfield.
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National spotlight

Thursday 26 June 2014

Model at the Bedford College Hair Show Violeta Tarasjuka is taking beauty to the next level in July.
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Hair and Beauty Show – a student sensation

Friday 23 May 2014

More than 700 family and friends packed the Bedford Corn Exchange to see the latest Hair and Beauty catwalk show by Bedford College students.
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Glamorous event of the Year

Monday 19 May 2014

Bedford’s biggest hair and beauty show involving 100s of college students is taking place on May 22nd.
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BROOKS at Mercedes Benz

Monday 25 November 2013

Trainees from Bedford College’s BROOKS salon joined a fantastic fun night in the top quality surroundings of Mercedes-Benz in Bedford.
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Learning latest styles

Tuesday 20 August 2013

Learning the latest hair colouring techniques from a national expert was a summer holidays training opportunity for staff and trainees at 5th Avenue and BROOKS.
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Commander Pryce busking in Bedford

Monday 29 July 2013

Bedford College staff and students were in action during the BIG town centre Saturday on July 27th.
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Top MP at BROOKS

Wednesday 17 July 2013

Yvette Cooper the Shadow Minister for Women and Equality met hair and beauty apprentices at the Bedford College BROOKS spa on Thursday July 11th.
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World Skills UK at Bedford College

Wednesday 19 June 2013

Selected Bedford College students and staff received special training in coaching and vocational competitions to challenge students, boost their confidence and raise their performance to World Skills standards.
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The Art of Beauty in Bedford

Tuesday 18 June 2013

A student at Bedford College is bringing skills and techniques from Fine Art to the world of Beauty Therapy.
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Hair show a storming success

Friday 24 May 2013

World weather was the theme of the most fantastic range of climatic creations at the annual end of year Bedford College hair and beauty show.
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